Kiffin to speak to local alumni at UT All Sports Picnic

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 1:31pm
Staff reports

Football coach Lane Kiffin will be one of the featured speakers at the University of Tennessee Davidson County Alumni 43rd Annual All Sports Picnic, which will take place 5:30 p.m., July 23 at Allen Arena on the Lipscomb University campus.

“The UT All-Sports Picnic annually draws hundreds from the Middle Tennessee area,” local alumni board President Lisa DeBusk said in a release announcing the event. “This popular event also serves as the largest fundraiser for academic scholarships funded by the alumni chapter. We are proud to be hosting this Nashville tradition for the forty-third year.”

In addition to Kiffin, representatives of the men’s and women’s basketball teams as well at athletic department officials will be in attendance. Bob Kesling will serve as emcee.

Events include a silent auction and a barbecue.

Tickets are available now online at www.2009allsportspicnic.eventbrite.com <http://www.2009allsportspicnic.eventbrite.com/> .

Advance tickets purchased on/or before July 16 are $10 per person (there is an additional fee for online purchases). Children under 8 years of age are free. Tickets will be available at the door for $15 per person (cash or check only).

For more information: www.utalumni.com/nashville/